This section contains articles of genealogical and historic
interest on Rhode Island in general, from old Rhode Island books and newspapers.
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Providence Civil War Monument
|Rhode Island Afro-American Heritage Trail
Civil War Monument
This monument commemorates the members of the 1st Rhode Island Regiment and the 14th
Rhode Island Regiment Heavy Artillery (colored) who fought and died in war of the Rebellion
A Project of the Rhode Island Black Heritage Society
The Newport County Reading Room Index More Biographies and History.